Tag Archive: Turkey

Who was Evliya Çelebi?

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Contributed from Gerald Maclean Evliya Çelebi The seventeenth-century Ottoman travel writer known as Evliya Çelebi was born in 1611. His father, Derviş Muhammed Zilli, was a master goldsmith at the imperial Ottoman court… Continue reading

Evliya Çelebi Way 2014 Ride

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In invitation to join the ride in 2014 Contributed by Gerald Maclean The Evliya Çelebi Way is open all year and welcomes walkers, cyclists, and equestrians and travellers of all kinds. Please join… Continue reading

What is the Evliya Çelebi Way?

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Yesterday, we announced the new project being featured – the The Evliya Çelebi Way and promised to share more information about this wonderful project. What is The Evliya Çelebi Way? Contributed by Gerald Maclean… Continue reading

Introducing: The Evliya Çelebi Way Project

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We are very excited to announce that we are featuring a new project on Geokult Travel – the Evliya Çelebi Way Project. In 2011, we met one of the project team, Gerald MacLean… Continue reading

365 Places: Konya

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Day 49: Konya, Turkey Today, I am going back in time to our first journey to Turkey and a little adventure that we had when we were staying at the Babayan Culture House… Continue reading

Cultural Strangers: Crossing Cultures

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Originally posted on Life in Russia:
An Introduction to: Cultural Strangers – Crossing Cultures It’s very fascinating that I’m getting to introduce some very special Guest bloggers at this time, I must admit…

Check out our new section of the site: Destinations

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Good morning lovelies! To make it easier to find articles and photos of some of our favourite locations, we have created a new section of the site: Destinations. Under the tab, located on… Continue reading

365 Places: Ibrahimpaşa, Turkey

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Day 21: Ibrahimpaşa, Cappadocia, Turkey Today I am being a bit lazy and reposting an article I wrote in 2011, when we did an artist residency in Turkey at  Babayan Culture House in Ibrahimpaşa… Continue reading

365 Places: Karaloz Bay

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Day 20: Karaloz Bay, Mediterranean Sea, Antalya Province, Turkey Today, my post is about another place I adore – Turkey, or more specifically, the Turkish Mediterranean, which we discovered last year when we did a Blue… Continue reading

Blue Cruise, Turkish Mediterranean – A Photo Essay

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This was a fabulous sailing cruise in Southern Turkey in October 2013.